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PETITION - Encourage Veganism to End Hunger Crisis
Health & Wellness  (tags: veganism, hunger crisis, United States, vegan diets, farming, solution, americans, hunger crisis, diet, health, food )

Lone
- 23 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Promote vegan diets and farming as a potential solution for AmericaâEUR(TM)s growing hunger crisis.
Harvest Under Fire: The Plight of Gazas Female Farmers
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza's women farmers, Gaza Strip-Palestine, Israeli occupation, Israeli herbicides, buffer zone, news-media, world, usa, government, farming, environment, SustainableDevelopment, marketing, health, safety, women, children, illness )

Fly
- 31 days ago - middleeasteye.net
In order to provide for their families, Gazas women farmers risk their lives tending to land in what is known as the buffer zone
Gazans Turn to Their Rooftops for Sustenance
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza siege news, agriculture, rooftop farming, Ahmad Saleh, humanitarian crisis, farming, world, media, news, americans, usa, government, HumanRights, middle-east, israel, Refugees&Relief, diet, children, health, warning )

Fly
- 244 days ago - electronicintifada.net
The decade old Israeli blockade on Gaza has dramatically undermined the coastal stripâEUR(TM)s agriculture sector. The electricity crisis has exacerbated this problem. With electricity available for only three to four hours a day
Practically All the Least Healthy Foods Have This One Thing in Common
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, farming, food, health, government, nutrition, safety, subsidies )

Kathy
- 649 days ago - motherjones.com
This summer, the Midwest's farmers are doing what they do every year, only more so: tending massive plantings of corn and soybeans. This year's corn crop covers 94.1 million acres, a land mass nearly equal in size to California. Soybeans cover 83...
Small Farmers - Not Corporations Like Monsanto - Are the Key to Food Security
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, farming, biodiversity, crops, GMOs, greed, Big Agra )

Freya
- 694 days ago - alternet.org
Humanity has been eating 8,500 different plant species. Today we are being condemned to eat GM corn and soy.
Tell USDA to Stop Genetically Engineered Wheat ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: ge wheat, field testing, health, food, farming, glyphosate, cross contamination )

Nancy
- 921 days ago - action.greenamerica.org
The USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is requesting public comments to proposed changes in the regulation of field trials for GE wheat. Tell the USDA to weigh the full impact of testing GMO wheat and end field testing of this danger-
SIGN THE PLEDGE: DonâEUR(TM)t Buy Produce Grown With Oil Contaminated Water ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: oil industry wastewater, health, toxic water, farming, ecosystems )

Nancy
- 983 days ago - act.couragecampaign.org
A recent scientific study by Water Defense showed that treated oil wastewater being sold to California farmers contained acetone, oil, and methylene chloride -- a known carcinogen -- as high as 56 parts per billion.
Is the Boycott Strategy Working?
Health & Wellness  (tags: corporate, abuse, americans, business, consumers, corruption, cover-up, environment, ethics, farming, finance, humans, money, world, usa, SustainableDevelopment, marketing, politics, news, society, sustainabledevelopment, law, lies, government, economy, d )

Leopold
- 1274 days ago - organicconsumers.org
It's boycott time again. With less than two weeks to go before voters in Oregon and Colorado decide on ballot initiatives to require mandatory labeling of foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs), the Junk Food Giants are at it again.
The Real Dangers of GMOs Dow Chemical Doesn't Want You to Know About
Health & Wellness  (tags: monsanto, Dow Chemical, health, death, children, toxin, chlorpyrifos, farming )

Nancy
- 1289 days ago - salon.com
Data show insecticides can cause significant harm to children. Dow Chemical is trying to convince the EPA otherwise Paul Koberstein, Earth Island Journal
News Update: Kentucky, Feds Reach Agreement On Hemp Imports and Reverses Position on Hemp Seed Seizure
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, culture, society, family, GoodNews, government, health, law, rights, consumers, economy, farming, investments, labor, investors, news, AlternativeMed, AlternativeMed, health, healthcare, illness, treatment, research, prevention )

David
- 1345 days ago - arisitol.com
department will file an application with the federal government for a permit to import hemp seeds, and the federal government will process the Kentucky's application quickly. The federal government also agrees that the process established by the state...
Top 10 Facts You Should Know About Monsanto
Health & Wellness  (tags: food, disease, health, Monsanto, farming, research, prevention, risks, family )

Nancy
- 1352 days ago - care2.com
Link to previous post. Came across this again and I always seem to learn more about this company. Many links on this page for additional info.
The Case of The Vanishing Bees
Health & Wellness  (tags: pest-control company had sprayed, covered with a seething mat of bumblebee, The die-off lasted several days, food, health, healthcare, nutrition, news, prevention, treatment, safety, business, consumers, dishonesty, cover-up, corruption, farming, money )

Kelly
- 1414 days ago - earthjustice.org
Pesticides & The Perfect Crime: In the widespread bee die-offs, bees often just vanish. One beekeeper calls it the Perfect Crime--no bodies, no murder weapon, no bees. What's happening to the bees?
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Petition the Chinese Government to Stop the Yulin Dog Eating Festival and Pass Animal Welfare Laws.
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, world, violence, safety, sadness, politics, media, internet, movies, murder, law, GoodNews, corruption, abuse, money, farming, dishonesty, business, cover-up, corruption, lies, food, disease, illness, prevention, protection, treatment, safety )

Kelly
- 1505 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Edit 23/6/2013: Despite widespread outrage from both within China, as well as the rest of the world, the Yulin festival went ahead as planned this year. The good news is that the Chinese government has started taking note of activist's concerns
Farmers Can't "Coexist" With GMO Pollution ACTION US
Health & Wellness  (tags: gmo pollution, farming, farm aid, health, food, environment )

Nancy
- 1515 days ago - farmaid.org
When pollen containing altered genes travels in the wind or on the bodies of pollinators like birds and bees, there's little we can do to stop it from spreading. What's worse, the companies who "own" those genes take no responsibility for the damage...
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Outlaw the Horrific Dog and Cat Meat and Fur Trade Within China
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, violence, safety, sadness, family, children, abuse, activists, education, murder, media, internet, transportation, environment, corruption, dishonesty, death, corruption, business, cover-up, money, farming, treatment, food, disease, medicine, healt )

Kelly
- 1541 days ago - login.live.com
People of the East and West unite to call on the Chinese government to end the horrific dog and cat meat and fur trade within China. International media exposure and Chinese animal protection groups (such as TACN) have revealed the horrifying treatment
 

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